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Lily Allen and Dizzee Rascal have announced two co-headline arena shows together to take place next March.

The duo play the shows in Manchester and London.

In a statement, both Allen and Dizzee Rascal took turns to praise each other's work and live shows.

"I'm really looking forward to playing these special shows - I'm a massive fan of what Dizzee does," Allen said, while Dizzee Rascal commented: "Lily and I have both worked well in the past so it's no doubt these shows will be nights to remember."

Allen duetted with Dizzee Rascal on his track 'Wanna Be', which appeared on his 2007 album 'Maths + English'.

Lily Allen and Dizzee Rascal play:

Manchester MEN Arena (March 5)
London O2 Arena (7)

Tickets for both shows go on sale on October 9 at 9am (BST). To check the availability of Lily Allen and Dizzee Rascal tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

In addition to the tour, Allen has announced details of the special edition CD and DVD version of her latest album, 'It's Not Me, It's You', to be released on November 16.

The tracklisting for 'It's Not Me, It's You''s special edition is:

'The Fear' (Acoustic)
'22' (Acoustic)
'Who'd Have Known' (Acoustic)
'He Wasn't There' (Acoustic)
'I Could Say' (Acoustic)
'Womaniser' (Acoustic)
'Mr Blue Sky'
'The Fear' (The Count aka Herve mix)
'Not Fair' (Style of Eye mix)

'Lily Live in London (Shepherds Bush Empire)'
Videos for 'The Fear', 'Not Fair', '22' and '**** You'
Track-by-track album interview

Lily Allen tickets:
Nov 24, 2009 19:30 at National Indoor Arena, Birmingham - Buy from Seetickets
Nov 25, 2009 19:00 at S.e.c.c., Glasgow - Buy from Seetickets
Dec 09, 2009 19:30 at Liverpool Echo Arena, Liverpool - Buy from Seetickets